Gian Ferretti  
Gian  Ferretti


Cascina, Italy



Ferretti Named B1G Field Athlete of the Week

A native of Cascina, Italy, Ferretti won the 2015 Baldy Castillo Invitational with a toss of 68.94 meters (226-02 ft.).


Johnson Wins 800 as Gophers Take Third

Bradley Johnson won the 800 meters and anchored a runner-up finish in the 4x400 meter relay on Saturday.


Ferretti Breaks School Hammer Record in Win

Ferretti hit a new personal record at 68.94 meters (226-02 ft.) on his sixth and final throw of the night to set a new school record.


Wieland, Hechsel Win B1G Titles

Wieland closed out the weekend in stellar fashion for Minnesota, winning the Big Ten heptathlon title and setting a new school record for the event in the process.


Gophers Win 10 Events at Snowshoe Open

The University of Minnesota men's track & field team picked up 10 team titles its final home meet of the season at the 2015 Snowshoe Open.

2015 Indoor Season: Hit a personal record at the 2015 Minnesota Open in which he placed second with a throw of 20.79 meters (68-03 ft.). • At the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic placed second in the weight throw with a toss of 20.56 meters (67-05.50). • Placed 2nd in the weight throw with a toss of 19.84 meters (65-01.25) at the 2015 Snowshoe Open. • At the 2015 B1G Indoor Championship, competed in the weight throw with a mark of 20.85 meters (68-05.00).